Mar 31, 2015
AmericanHort to Host Fall Nursery TourSource: AmericanHort

From September 15-16, AmericanHort is hosting a tour of growing facilities in the Minneapolis region.

From September 15-16, AmericanHort is hosting a tour of growing facilities in the Minneapolis region.

The Field & Covered Production Tour stops include :

Bailey Nurseries, Newport, Minnesota
Bachman’s Nursery Wholesale Center , Farmington, Minnesota
Gertens Greenhouses & Garden Center , Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum , Chaska, Minnesota

Participants can attend the classroom portion of the event, which provides information on:

-Neonicotinoids and pollinator health
-Rack loads versus floor/deck stack loads
-Lighting, CO2 and temperature
-Community gravel beds to diversify urban forests
-An update on research projects affecting the horticulture industry

For more information, visit www.AmericanHort.org/Tour.